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A sweet view along one of the many canals of Venice, which in this case are filled with blue jellybeans. Pradipta Banerjee /Courtesy of David M. Schwarz Architects hide caption

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Candy Canals: Architects Craft Gingerbread Replica Of Venice

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Authorities perform an active shooter drill at Park High School on April 27, 2018 in Livingston, Mont. Some experts question the methods of active shooter drills. William Campbell/Corbis via Getty Images hide caption

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Experts Worry Active Shooter Drills In Schools Could Be Traumatic For Students

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Daniel Ortner converted to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 10 years ago. Courtesy of Daniel Ortner hide caption

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I'm Converting: How One Man's Missionary Trip Reconnected Him To His Family's Past

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PJ Morton's latest album, PAUL, is out now. Keith Taylor/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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PJ Morton Taps Into His Purest Form With 'PAUL'

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Christi holds a migrant child's hand as they walk to the swimming pool. Shuran Huang/NPR hide caption

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'I Know That They're Cared For.' Why One Mom Has Chosen To Foster Migrant Children

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'Tables Without Borders' Opens Restaurant Kitchens To Refugee Chefs

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Mounira Madison is the program director of Makespace, a Muslim community center in Virginia. She converted to Islam in 2016 and helps other converts with their transitions. Madina Mojadidi /Photo Courtesy of Mounira Madison hide caption

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I'm Converting: My First Ramadan

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Jane Kemp and her son, Kieran, celebrate their first Hanukkah together. Leslie Edelman Kemp hide caption

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I'm Converting: One Mother's Unexpected Path To Judaism

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Dido's latest album Still On My Mind is out March 8. Simon Emmett/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Dido Returns With Family-Focused Album 'Still On My Mind'

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Leah Nobel's Running in Borrowed Shoes is out now. Kelsey Cherry/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Leah Nobel Explores The Mixed Bag Of Human Experience With New Album

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Electronic musician Nicola Cruz's new album, Siku, releases on Jan. 25. Hanna Quevedo/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Nicola Cruz Merges Electronic And Folk Music With The Use Of Cave Acoustics

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"I think what makes a song good is, for a listener, there always has to be something new happening," Benny Blanco says. Matt Adam/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The Continuous Work Ethic Of Benny Blanco

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"I think it's important to really understand where you're coming from, understand who your peers are, who your community is," DACA recipient and future Rhodes Scholar Jin Park says. Stephanie B. Mitchell/Harvard University hide caption

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Meet Jin Park, The First DACA Recipient Awarded A Rhodes Scholarship

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